The hiring of one firm to take care of multiple situations is usually preferred
since the sharing of information between different firms is often complicated
and more expensive. Moreover, you need an attorney that understands the
ramifications of convictions and pleas and how to use the trial testimony
and cross-examination in the
criminal case as a springboard into the civil.
Over the past several years our firm has noticed a significant increase
in divorce clients faced with criminal complaints or protective orders.
The motivation in these cases are often as a result of malice or to gain
a tactical advantage in their divorce and/or custody proceeding.
Our firm has been extremely successful in having the false allegations dismissed
and using the misconduct of the reporting party to our advantage. For
example, where a mother filed a child protective services complaint preventing
the father from having contact with the child we proved in Court that
the mother coerced the child to lie and custody was granted to the father.
In the past several years we have successfully represented clients in
marital rape, protective order hearings, CPS complaints, brandishing of
domestic violence (assault and battery), violation of bond conditions, violation of protective
order hearings, child neglect, child endangerment, child abuse (sexual
and physical), destruction of property,
drug possession, breaking and entering and parental
If you are facing charges for any of the above offenses in Virginia Beach,
VA, do not hesitate to retain representation from The Law Offices of Daniel
J. Miller today for a